AL900 Series Certified for Fire and Performance

The Deedlock AL900 series of Electric Releases have been certified to the EN 14846 performance standard and fire rated to EN1634-1 for 30 minutes on timber doors. The product has also been fire rated to BS 476 with a timber door company for 60 minutes duration.

Securefast launches 60 Second Intro videos

In order to help promote products, important information of standards relative to products and help to show the range of product available from Securefast we are launching a series of videos called “60 Second Intro”.

Securefast Products Featured in New Franchi Security Showroom

Franchi plc based in London have opened a new showroom which includes many of the Securefast ranges of product such as the new VI-LS60A smart wireless pull handle, home security cameras, the new door entry system, a number of mechanical digital locks and many more access control items and systems.

Feature Packed Wireless Smart Pull Handle From Securefast

Following the successful trade exhibitions at The Security Event, NEC Birmingham and The Independent Hotel Show, Olympia London Securefast launched the latest addition to its wide choice of access control solutions with the VI-Range Wireless Smart Pull Handle for use on a wide range of single and double doors, both timber or glass door applications, opening inward or outward.

Securefast Wins Security Product of the Year

The Securefast Solar Powered Wi-Fi Camera (AB080-20) has won the Security Product of the Year at DIY Week Awards 2021. The honour was awarded for the best security product released in 2021 which demonstrated great innovation and design for the security sector.

Securefast Solar Powered Wi-Fi Camera Finalist in the DIY Week Awards

Securefast have made it to the final four of DIY Week Awards in the Security Product of the Year Section. The award will be made to the very best security product that has advanced the DIY industry this past year.

Benefits of Using Securefast Fire Rated Digital Locks

When fitting a Digital Push Button Lock to an internal door you must check to identify if the door is fire rated. If so, it is a legal requirement to ensure the lock is fire rated to EN1634-1.

Fire Rated Products from Securefast

Following the Grenfell Tower disaster many specifiers, local authorities and building managers now place high on their agenda the elimination of deaths from fires and practising fire protection is of the most importance.

Securefast in the Final stages of EW Awards 2021

Securefast have made it to the final two of Electrical Wholesalers Awards in the Safety and Security section. The awarded will finally be made to the very best brand that manufacturers products including, but not limited to, fire protection products, detectors, doorbells, alarms and CCTV etc, available to purchase through electrical wholesalers.

Securefast New Website Is Now Live

We are excited to announce the launch of our newly designed website Along with a new look, we have included a host of new and exciting features that will make visiting the site easier and more interactive.

Electro-Magnetic Locks the Correct Specification

With the requirement for certificated products since the Grenfell Tower disaster, Securefast based in Cannock, Staffordshire, have seen an increase in sales for their electro-magnetic locks, with many clients, contractors and door manufacturers requesting the correct fire test and performance test evidence.

Kevin Farrell, Purchase Manager for Securefast celebrates 40 years of service this month

Kevin joined the company straight from school in 1980 with the then Jack Appleton Lock Company working in the production area as a junior. He progressed though the ranks to become the Quality Manager.

Kevin O Reilly Awarded IAI Fellowship Award

At the Institute of Architectural Ironmongery Awards Evening held at the Hallmark Hotel, Gloucester on Saturday 7th March, Kevin O’Reilly, Operations and Technical Director for Securefast was awarded the IAI Fellowship Award, which was presented by Debbie Cannon, the IAI Chairperson.

AL900 Electric Release an All-In-One Solution for Fire & Security Doors

The Securefast AL900 series of electric releases offer are an ANSI style door release, complete with stainless-steel short or long faceplates for use in metal or timber door frame applications. The electric release has been fire rated to EN1634-1 for 30 minutes timber doors both opening inward and outward, has been performance tested to EN14846 with Securefast commercial locks and CE marked having EMC tested to EN61000.

Intumescent or Not?

Many specifiers will be aware that a number of building hardware products for fire-resisting doors and doorsets are mandatory if the hardware is tested to a harmonised standard, such as single axis hinges, controlled door closers, emergency & panic exit devices, electrically powered hold open devices, electro-mechanical operated locks, mechanical locks and latches.